Category: News

Local Community Lottery

we-have-launched-on-white-horse-community-lottery   Community Lottery Support Watchfield Village Hall by purchasing tickets for the White Horse Community Lottery. Your chance to win £25,000 whilst supporting local good causes. Click on the links to join in and support Watchfield Village Hall.  (

TTRO (T8867) Temporary Road Closure, Watchfield, B4508 Westmill Lane

A date for your diary – this is the road opposite the end of the High Street, across the A420, towards Highworth. Sue Temporary Traffic Regulation Order – S14 Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 Temporary Road Closure and “No Waiting” Restriction at Watchfield, B4508 Westmill Lane In the interests of public safety it will be […]

Election Jobs

There is an opportunity for those who would like to earn some additional money at this years elections, On Thursday 6 May our residents across South Oxfordshire and the Vale of White Horse will go to the polls to vote in the Police and Crime Commissioner and Oxfordshire County Council elections.  Some areas will also […]

Roadworks A420 (Shrivenham) June – November 2021

OXFORDSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 – Section 14(1) and (7) Notice of Temporary Traffic Order Shrivenham – A420 (30 mph Speed Limit) Date of Order:      24 May 2021 Coming into force:    01 June 2021 This Order is being introduced because of construction of new roundabout on the A420 which is anticipated to […]

Garden waste services to resume

Message from District Council: Garden waste – Service resumes next week Dear Garden Waste customers We have good news for you –  we are able to restart our garden waste collections from next week (beginning 15 February). Please share this news with your neighbours and your friends and family in the district. If you still […]

Citizens Advice help with Debt

Don’t despair! Citizens Advice can help you with debt When bills start piling up and multiplying, vague fears can turn into a paralysing panic for people experiencing money troubles. Turn to Citizens Advice, which has eighty years of experience in pulling people back from precipices. Your burden might seem overwhelming and impossible to resolve but […]

Covid-19 vaccine update and call for vaccinators

ELM TREE SURGERY Our surgery has been working alongside other practices in their group to roll out the vaccine in clinics being held at the Steam Museum in Swindon (next to the Outlet Centre) The venue is large enough to enable over 1000 people to be vaccinated each day which means the roll out speed […]

Coronavirus advice for those with animals and for accessing green spaces

Coronavirus advice for those with animals Just because I have been asked several times about dog walking etc, here is the latest government advice relating to dogs, other pets, vets, livestock etc. Coronavirus (COVID-19): advice for people in England with animals – GOV.UK ( Advice on accessing green spaces Coronavirus (COVID-19): advice on accessing green […]